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Sport Chelsea midfielder Jorginho is 'still being targeted by Arsenal'

05:15  04 october  2020
05:15  04 october  2020 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

Arsenal 'interested in shock move for Chelsea star Jorginho'

  Arsenal 'interested in shock move for Chelsea star Jorginho' Jorginho has now emerged as a target for Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta as the club continue to track Lyon's Houssem Aouar and Atletico Madrid's Thomas Partey.The Gunners identified Lyon's Houssem Aouar and Atletico Madrid's Thomas Partey as their main targets for the summer window, but they are yet to make any kind of breakthrough with either.

Jorginho could still make a shock move across London this summer, with Arsenal maintaining their interest in the Chelsea midfielder . Jorginho scored two penalties on Saturday as the Blues beat Crystal Palace 4-0. However, Arsenal are still chasing Jorginho after their Houssem Aouar bid failed.

Arsenal are interested in signing Chelsea midfielder Jorginho , according to reports. Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta is keen on strengthening his midfield options before the end of the summer transfer window and is heavily linked with moves for Atletico Madrid star Thomas Partey and Lyon's


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Jorginho could still make a shock move across London this summer, with Arsenal maintaining their interest in the Chelsea midfielder.

The Brazilian has been linked with a David Luiz-esque move across the divide this summer, despite appearing to be a firm part of Frank Lampard's plans.

Mikel Arteta doesn't rule out a move for Chelsea's Jorginho

  Mikel Arteta doesn't rule out a move for Chelsea's Jorginho Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has answered questions about Chelsea midfielder Jorginho after the Italian was linked with a move to the Emirates Stadium this week. The Gunners are looking for midfield additions as Lucas Torreira looks to be close to departing The Emirates whilst the future of Mateo Guendouzi remains unclear. Atletico Madrid’s Thomas Partey and Lyon’s Houssem Aouar have proven difficult to pursue with high valuations from their parent clubs, which has led to talks about Jorginho. Asked in his pre-Liverpool match press conference, as reported by football.

Jorginho is one of the players that has been linked with a move away from the club, as well as Antonio Rudiger and Ruben Loftus-Cheek. There could yet be outgoings at Chelsea (Picture: Getty Images). Arsenal are in the market for a central midfielder with Mikel Arteta aiming to bolster his options in the

Jorginho has also been used as a shield for the back four, but the west London outfit are said to be exploring alternatives. Cole, though, believes that Partey should be another target in Lampard’s sights. Chelsea have found considerable value in securing the experience of Thiago Silva, with the

Jorginho has three goals and an assist in his first three Premier League games this term, scoring a double in a 4-0 demolition of Crystal Palace on Saturday.

However, Arsenal are still keen on securing the star's signature before the deadline on Monday, according to Sky Sports.

The Gunners look set to miss out on their top midfielde target Houssem Aouar with the Frenchman reportedly set to stay with Lyon for 2020-21.

Jorginho could slip away to rival

 Jorginho could slip away to rival Chelsea's Italian international midfielder Jorginho is reportedly in Arsenal’s sights. © Supplied by Mercato 365 jorginho italy After having recruited a lot this summer, Chelsea could see one of their main executives leave before the transfer window closes. The Mirror reported on Sunday that Jorginho is likely to leave the Blues in order to commit to neighboring Arsenal. Frank Lampard, the team's manager, is said to be willing to make the sacrifice, provided he has a replacement.

Jorginho was unable to dictate play from deep due to Arsenal ’s strong press. And he offered little in defence either, with his lack of pace and physicality The midfielder was far from his best at Chelsea lost 2-0 at the EmiratesCredit: PA:Press Association. Maurizio Sarri launches scathing attack at his

And they could sell Arsenal target Jorginho to help facilitate a deal. According to The Mirror, Chelsea will make a last-ditch attempt to bring in midfielder Rice and Jorginho could end If Arteta can't raise the funds, Jorginho is a player he will likely turn to but Chelsea will only allow him to leave

Arsenal suffered badly from the financial hit football took amid the coronavirus pandemic but have so far managed to bag centre-back Gabriel for £23m.

a man standing on a baseball field: Houssem Aouar, Arsenal's top midfield target, looks set to stay put at Lyon for this season © Provided by Daily Mail Houssem Aouar, Arsenal's top midfield target, looks set to stay put at Lyon for this season Frank Lampard holding a sign: Frank Lampard looks set to include Jorginho in a central part of his plans for this season © Provided by Daily Mail Frank Lampard looks set to include Jorginho in a central part of his plans for this season

'It is a crucial moment,' Gunners boss Mikel Arteta said on the final days before the window slams shut.

'It defines the people, players, the balance and quality you're probably going to have for the rest of the season.'

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